Tapjoy prepares to go direct to mobile users with offer portal

Tapjoy, which ran afoul of Apple’s ban on incentivized install campaigns, is getting back into the business of helping drive downloads of iOS apps with a new web app called Tapjoy Games that allows it reach out directly to consumers.

Tapjoy hires former Sony Playstation exec as mobile gaming explodes

Flush with $30 million in new funding, mobile advertising and monetization company Tapjoy is on an executive hiring spree and the latest addition is Peter Dille, the former senior vice president of Sony Computer Entertainment America who helped launch the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Network.

Tapjoy helps 10,000 apps go freemium

The money in mobile apps is increasingly tilting toward freemium apps and that is helping companies like Tapjoy, which said it now has 10,000 apps that are using its monetization and distribution platform. The company is also delivering more than 1 million ad completions every day.